CELTIC will bid to roar into the second half of the campaign with a victory when the curtain goes up at Pittodrie this afternoon.

Ange Postecoglou has only known success against Aberdeen since he arrived at Parkhead in June last year.

Three league games last season yielded a maximum nine points with seven goals scored and they kicked off the current crusade with a 2-0 success over Jim Goodwin’s team when Stephen Welsh headed in the opening goal in only three minutes to get the league campaign off to a perfect start.

PARADISE…Filipe Jota celebrates a strike at Parkhead.

Filipe Jota made certain with a spectacular run and drive into the roof of the net to demonstrate he had lost none of the skills that made him a favourite with the Hoops fans and worthy of a £6.5million permanent move to the champions after his impressive loan term from Benfica.

How much can you remember about past events involving the Pittodrie outfit? Have a go on CQN’s fun five-minute quiz to test your knowledge.


1: Who scored the opening goal in Celtic’s 2-1 win over the Dons on October 3 last year?

2: Which Celtic player scored a debut goal against the north east outfit in the Hoops’ 3-2 victory on February 9 this year?

3: Celtic sealed their eighth successive title with a 3-0 triumph at Pittodrie on May 4 2019. Can you name the goalscorers?

4: Billy McNeill signed an Aberdeen player in November 1987 who went on to score the Scottish Cup Final winner two years later. Can you remember his name?

5: Celtic loaned a player to the Dons for 18 months. He returned to Parkhead and netted a Cup Final winner against the Pittodrie side. Can you name him?

The answers will be provided when the starting line-up is confirmed in CQN this afternoon.

Good luck!

* DON’T miss the unbeatable match report from Aberdeen v Celtic this afternoon – only in your champion CQN. 

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